Multop’s Featured Client: Steve Seymour – Oyster Farmer & Restaurateur

Steve Seymour is one of those few fortunate souls who has managed to spend his life doing exactly what he enjoys. His love for the sea led him to leave sunny Southern California in his 20s and relocate to wetter Northern California in order to pursue Fisheries Biology. And in the 1980s, he became involved […]

The 3 Greatest Mistakes You Must Avoid Before Retirement

Who doesn’t look forward to their “Golden Years”? We can’t wait to be free of the shackles of work and finally relax and enjoy our life! Well, unless you are extremely wealthy and have numerous sources of income that will continue flowing even after your retirement, you need to take the time to plan carefully […]

Two Simple And Effective Ways To Save For The Future

At Multop Financial, we believe that retirement planning was “once a luxury for a few, now a necessity for all.” Naturally, this means that you need to understand that you have to keep in mind that saving money should be one of your top priorities – which is something many people don’t really want to […]

Multop Financial Joins Forces With Clarity Capital Management

Multop Financial is pleased to announce the affiliation with Clarity Capital Management in Kent, WA. Together with our new partners and new president Matthew Bumstead, owner of Clarity Capital, we have assembled a trusted team of consummate independent financial advisors who can provide you with the resources and services essential for a stable financial future. […]

Have You Considered When To Take Your Social Security Benefits?

Deciding when to apply for your Social Security benefits is not as simple as it may seem. For the average retiree, Social Security consists of a large portion of his or her income so it’s important for you to take time and ideally consult a retirement planning advisor who will help you make more appropriate decisions […]

Four Important Retirement Planning Considerations

No matter how well you think you are prepared for the retirement milestone, you really won’t understand how much your life will change unless you experience it first hand. Nevertheless, it doesn’t hurt to listen to the advice of individuals who have been retired for some time and, of course, your trusted financial advisors who […]

Lifestyles Client Feature: Vanessa Berg

A business blooms in Alaska… Seven years ago, when Vanessa Berg’s daughter was getting ready for a September wedding, they had their hearts set on peony flowers to be the floral theme.  They soon realized that this specific flower could not be found easily during the fall since typical blooming season ends in the summer. […]

Safe Withdrawal Rates

Safe Withdrawal Rates Withdrawing the right amount of money from savings and retirement accounts is one of the most important retirement planning criteria that needs to be addressed. Take too much and you break your piggy bank. Take too little and you leave some lifestyle opportunities on the table. You need to get as close […]

Lemon Pie Bars

Lemon Pie Bars Crust: 1c butter ½ c powdered sugar 2 c flour Mix and press into lightly greased 9×13 pan. Bake at 350 for 15 minutes. Filling: 4 beaten eggs w/ ¼ tsp salt 2 c sugar ½ c flour 4-6 Tbsp lemon juice (to taste) Mix together and pour over baked crust. Bake […]